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Monday, October 15, 2018 - 14:40
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the Commonwealth of...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:26
RALEIGH, N.C. – Residents and business owners in Anson, Orange and Union counties may now apply for disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting from Hurricane...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:19
The State of North Carolina and FEMA are implementing a multi-pronged approach to temporarily house displaced survivors of Hurricane Florence. Solutions are tailored to the individual needs of...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:06
As a result of Hurricane Florence, rental resources are not available in some communities for displaced residents. Based upon the needs identified by the State of North Carolina, FEMA is providing...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:50
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the Commonwealth of Virginia to supplement state, tribal and local recovery...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:29
RALEIGH, N.C. – Disaster recovery centers are now open in Hoke, Sampson and Wayne counties.North Carolina Emergency Management and FEMA will open additional centers in affected counties in the coming...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:25
RALEIGH, N.C. – A disaster recovery center is now open in Laurinburg in Scotland County.North Carolina Emergency Management and FEMA will open additional centers in affected counties in the coming...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 10:50
WASHINGTON – Thousands of first responders and volunteers continue working together to save lives, restore power and help survivors affected by Hurricane Michael.  More than 16,000 federal employees...
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 08:01
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Donald J. Trump's disaster declaration issued for the state of Georgia....
Monday, October 15, 2018 - 07:59
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of Georgia to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts...
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 17:55
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced additional disaster assistance is available to the state of Florida.  The additional assistance authorizes an increase in federal...
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 17:20
ATLANTA – FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance teams are working in Florida areas affected by Hurricane Michael. These teams help survivors register for assistance, identify and address potential needs...
Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 14:17
WASHINGTON – Four days after Hurricane Michael slammed into Florida and Georgia, skilled responders from the federal, state and local governments, voluntary agencies and the private sector continue...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 20:05
ATLANTA – Homeowners, renters and business owners in Holmes and Washington counties in Florida may now apply for disaster assistance for uninsured and underinsured damage and losses resulting from...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 18:14
ATLANTA – After registering for disaster assistance, you may be contacted by a FEMA-contracted housing inspector to schedule an appointment for a housing inspection. Your first contact with an...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 14:33
WASHINGTON – In the aftermath of devastating flooding, storm surge and wind damage caused by Hurricane Michael, FEMA is assisting local and state first responders as they help survivors impacted by...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 14:31
RALEIGH, N.C. – Thirteen more North Carolina counties affected by Hurricane Florence are now eligible for federal assistance to help pay for the cost of repairing damaged public infrastructure and...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 14:27
Eligible survivors and households whose homes were damaged from flooding caused by Hurricane Florence but are still habitable may receive a single $500 payment for the cost of cleaning and removing...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 13:08
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's FEMA announced that federal emergency aid has been made available to the state of Alabama to supplement state, tribal and local response...
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11:58
Eligible survivors and households whose homes were damaged from flooding caused by Hurricane Florence but are still habitable may receive a single $500 payment for the cost of cleaning and removing...